Emma Clarkson, M.S.

Graduate Research Assistant
Project Title
Incorporating habitat assessment into an ecosystem-based fisheries management framework
Expected Graduation Year
2020
Education
M.S. Environmental Biology, University of Houston - Clear Lake (2012)
B.S. Biology, University of Mary Washington (2009)

Emma Clarkson is a Ph.D. student in the Marine Biology program under Dr. Pollack. Her research interests include coastal habitat quality and distribution, fisheries ecology, and resource management. Her dissertation will investigate habitat mapping and classification at different temporal and spatial scales in order to identify the best approach for monitoring and managing coastal habitats. She is currently employed full-time with Texas Parks and Wildlife as the leader of the Habitat Assessment Team.